Tag Archives: PTSD

Lost Innocence

Storm of the past Still ripples to the shoreline Echoing memory of a dark story When a black-hearted antagonist With a hidden agenda Usurped child’s right to happiness Slashing innocence With no remorse     Adult-child awakens To haunting memories … Continue reading

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Darkness Within

  Colors disappear Trapped in stark reality What was once is gone Suddenly caged with dark thoughts Healing journey a tough climb   Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge #61: Trap & Stark *( Inspired by a loved one’s journey … Continue reading

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